Characters who are Librarians

Judith Ridge Judith.Ridge at
Mon Jan 17 19:58:07 EST 2005

> Another librarian in literature that occurs is a minor
> character in Alyssa Bruggman's "Walking Naked". A very
> unpleasant character who bars all users from her (High
> School) library by meeting at the door and asking what
> they want, If they are at all unsure she sends them
> off, if they know the book they she she gets it for
> them. She is of significance to me because she is
> based on my predecessor at the school I'm at. My
> daughter who was a student here in her era suspected
> this was the case and when I had a chance to speak to
> Alyssa Bruggman (an ex-student) about this she
> confirmed it. The incidents described all were real.

Sounds like someone I used to work with. Her name wasn't Marjorie, was it?


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